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Celebrate CNY with free access to over the long weekend

Thursday, 23 January 2020 - Readers will be given free access to all content on over the Chinese New Year (CNY) long weekend from Friday, 24 January (eve of CNY) to Monday, 27 January (third day of CNY). 

Premium content will be made available to all readers, including non-subscribers, on website and mobile application. The premium content also include the e-papers of Lianhe Zaobao, Lianhe Wanbao and Shin Min Daily News which will be available over the CNY public holiday weekend.

Access to paid premium content on website and mobile application

Readers can access premium content on the by clicking on the tabs or select the dropdown menu on the mobile application (highlighted in green). 



To mark the Year of the Rat, is offering readers special CNY content including Chinese zodiac predictions, delicious CNY recipes and healthy tips on how to enjoy your CNY hotpot during the festive season. To access these specially curated CNY content, visit


Share your CNY reunion dinner celebration with

Readers can post their reunion dinner celebration on Instagram and mention @zaobaosg with the hashtags #zbcny and #春来早报喜, and stand a chance to be featured on They can also share their CNY outfits using the hashtag #cnyootd and #春来早报喜. 


Live broadcast of happenings at Waterloo Street

On the eve of CNY (24 Jan) at 11pm, viewers will be able to catch the live streaming of the exciting CNY countdown at Kwan Im Thong Hood Cho Temple at Waterloo Street on and its mobile application, as well as the Facebook pages of Lianhe Wanbao and Shin Min Daily News. Viewers who tune in will stand to win cash vouchers during the live quizzes.



Special deals and promotions for ZB Readers

Subscribers can enjoy exclusive promotions on household appliances, restaurant deals and other festive goodies. To find out more, visit


Ms Han Yong May, Editor of SPH’s Chinese Media Group NewsHub, said: “The Chinese New Year is the most important festival for the Chinese. To celebrate this special occasion and usher in the Year of the Rat, has put together a wide variety of Chinese New Year content for our readers. We are also pleased to share that it will be business as usual for over the CNY holidays. Readers can continue to expect the latest news updates from around the world and also enjoy free access to all paid premium content on”


Early/Non-publication Schedule of Lianhe Zaobao, Lianhe Wanbao and Shin Min Daily News

Please note the following early/non-publication schedule:

Lianhe Zaobao

Non-publication: 25-26 January

Publication resumes on 27 January


Lianhe Wanbao and Shin Min Daily News

Non-publication: 24-25 January

Early publication: 26 January, late morning

Normal publication resumes on 27 January


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Chinese Media Group NewsHub

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Senior Executive, Corporate Communications & CSR

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About Singapore Press Holdings Ltd

Incorporated in 1984, main board-listed Singapore Press Holdings Ltd (SPH) is Asia's leading media organisation, engaging minds and enriching lives across multiple languages and platforms.  

SPH's core business is publishing of newspapers, magazines and books in both print and digital editions. It also owns other digital products, online classifieds, radio stations and outdoor media.

On the property front, SPH owns approximately 70% in a real estate investment trust called SPH REIT which comprises Paragon, a premier upscale retail mall and medical suite/office property in Orchard Road, The Clementi Mall, a mid-market suburban mall and The Rail Mall, a stretch of shopping and dining outlets along Upper Bukit Timah Road. In Australia, SPH REIT also holds an 85% equity stake in Figtree Grove Shopping Centre, a freehold sub-regional shopping centre in Wollongong, New South Wales, Australia, and a 50% stake in Westfield Marion Shopping Centre, the largest and only super regional shopping centre in Adelaide, South Australia. SPH owns and operates The Seletar Mall and is developing a new commercial cum residential site, The Woodleigh Residences and The Woodleigh Mall. It also owns a portfolio of Purpose-Built Student Accommodation (PBSA) in the United Kingdom. 

It is in the aged care sector and owns Orange Valley, one of Singapore's largest nursing homes.

SPH runs a regional events arm and a chain of Buzz retail outlets. It also invested in the education business.

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